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the WInoun [+ sing/pl verb]

uk   /ˌdʌb.əl.juːˈaɪ/ us   /ˌdʌb.əl.juːˈaɪ/
abbreviation for the Women's Institute


written abbreviation for the US state of Wisconsin: used in addresses
(Definition of the WI from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"WI" in Business English

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written abbreviation for when-issued
(Definition of WI from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the WI”
in Chinese (Simplified) 妇女协会…
in Chinese (Traditional) 婦女協會…
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“the WI” in British English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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